|EGYPTIAN GILDED WOOD PLAQUE OF A STRIDING GOD
Wearing a Maat feather atop his tripartite wig, his right hand raised in blessing. He also wears a kilt.
Ptolemaic Period, 305-30 BC
H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm.)
Ex collection of Edouard Louis Joseph, Baron Empain (1852-1929). Baron Empain was a wealthy Belgian engineer, entrepreneur, financier and industrialist, as well as an amateur Egyptologist.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 190.